CHICAGO (CBS) — A 5-year-old boy has died after he was struck by an SUV in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood late Friday night.
Shortly after 11 p.m. a 44-year-old driver lost control of an SUV near Marquette and Lowe after hitting an electrical box, Chicago police say.READ MORE: Chicago Police Union President Urges Aldermen To Repeal Mayor's Vaccine Mandate For City Workers, Judge Denies Request To Extend Order Barring Comments Urging CPD Officers To Defy Reporting Rules
That caused him to crash into the boy, who was walking on a sidewalk with his family.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Most Locations To Remain Dry Overnight
They were not hurt, but the boy was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The driver and his passenger were also hospitalized, though none of their injuries were serious.MORE NEWS: Two Blocks Of Oakley Avenue In Gage Park Have Been Crumbling For Years, And Frustrated Neighbors Are Finally Getting Results
Police are investigating.